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    Fun Summertime Things to Do in South Central PA

    There’s no shortage of things to do and experience in South Central PA. This is especially true in June, July and August when young people are out of school, and the weather is ripe for new experiences. If you’re going to be spending the summer months in York and throughout South Central Pennsylvania, here’s a look at seven of the most satisfying attractions — adventures perfect for you or the whole family:

    1. Aaron and Jessica’s Amish Buggy Rides

    Experience life as the local Amish do when you visit Aaron and Jessica’s Amish Buggy Rides. Perfect for the family or groups, you get your own private buggy to enjoy as you travel through the countryside. Take advantage of this unique experience seven days a week with no reservation needed.

    1. Family FunGettysburg Wine & Fruit Trail

    Get in touch with PA’s agricultural side when you experience the Gettysburg Wine & Fruit Trail. Hewing to the South Mountain in South Central PA, this trail is the perfect way to see life on small Keystone State farms and to enjoy the fruits of local farmers’ labor. You’ll get to see orchards, vineyards, wineries, farm-to-table restaurants and more as you splash your palate with the best this part of the country has to offer.

    1. Cherry Crest Adventure Farm

    Another experience in Dutch country, the Cherry Crest Adventure Farm includes a range of amusements for visitors of all ages. The flagship experience is the lengthy corn maze. Set aside an afternoon or even a full day to take on the corn maze and the other 50-plus attractions available at the Cherry Crest Adventure Farm.

    1. Autobahn Indoor Speedway

    The longer summer stretches, the less fun it is to be out in the heat. When you’re tired of sweat and sun in the late summer months, get inside and enjoy an adventure at the Autobahn Indoor Speedway. Located in the Harrisburg-Lemoyne area, this venue lets you put the pedal to the metal with indoor European-style go-karting. Rain or shine, the Autobahn Indoor Speedway is available as a diversion for you and the family.

    1. Hickory Falls Family Entertainment Center

    There’s a little bit of everything at Hickory Falls Family Entertainment Center, including laser tag, putt-putt golf, go-karts, bowing, an arcade and more. Enjoy the many attractions and amusements, as well as Italian ice, frozen custard and other carnival-style foods.

    1. Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course

    Located in Grantville, the Hollywood Casino and Penn National Race Course make for the perfect adults-only getaway. You’ll find gambling, fine dining, world-class entertainment, racing and more.

    1. National Aquarium: Just across the border in Baltimore, you’ll find the stunning underwater sights of the National Aquarium. Stand in awe as you see and experience what life is like for a wide variety of intriguing marine creatures.

    Yes, there’s plenty to do when you live in South Central Pennsylvania. Looking for your next home in York, PA?

    Let the experienced, knowledgeable team at CENTURY 21 Core Partners help you make the most of your search.

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